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The Lure: The True Story of How the Department of Justice Brought Down Two of the World’s Most Dangerous Cyber Criminals by Steve Schroeder

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Chapter 3. The Lure

Although it is almost axiomatic that Governmental units compete for scarce budget dollars and often fail to coordinate their activities, the offices of the FBI and the United States Attorneys in New Haven, Connecticut; Santa Ana, California; and Seattle, Washington; quickly perceived that the same Russian hackers had reached their cyber-tentacles into the systems of scores of financial entities and online businesses located throughout the United States and beyond. Although each of these offices was appropriately concerned with the victims located within their own jurisdictions, it was obvious that a nationally coordinated investigation was essential if the attacks were to be stopped.

Assistant U.S. Attorney Mark Califano, in ...

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